Religious bodies in the United States

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Statementby J. Gordon Melton.
SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 1568, Religious information systems series ;, vol. 1
ContributionsMelton, J. Gordon.
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LC ClassificationsBL2525 .M452 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 313 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1560428M
ISBN 10081530806X
LC Control Number91041564

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Religious Bodies, - Volume 1: Summary And Detailed Tables Religious Bodies, - Volume 2, Part 1: Denominations, A To J - Statistics, History. This is a list of religious organizations by faith. As it can be a matter of debate as to whether an organization is, in fact, religious, organizations only appear on this list where the organization itself claims or has claimed to be a religious organization.

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Listed are more than distinct Christian bodies in the United States. As I become aware of their official web sites, they will be linked from here. This listing is based on information from Hill, Samuel S. and Mead, Frank S. Handbook of Denominations in the United States (Abingdon, ). Religion Census offers unique insight on US religious populations.

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religious adherence. Religion in the United States is diverse with Christianity being the majority religion, although declining at rapid pace. Various religious faiths have flourished within the United States.

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A study measuring religious bodies in the United States called the, “ U.S. Religious Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study (RCMS)” was recently released by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB). The most comprehensive study of its kind, it provides detailed county by county information on congregations, members, adherents and.

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